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Collection of Military and Nautical Items

Collection of Military and Nautical Items

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1580
Sold for:
$738$600

Collection of Military and Nautical Items, a carved wooden dolphin, four Navy officers' hats, model of the U-552 submarine, signal gun, nautical or ship's plaques and tie-downs, six pulleys and More ...

Two Boxes of Massachusetts Civil War Regimental Histories

Two Boxes of Massachusetts Civil War Regimental Histories

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1835
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Boxes of Massachusetts Civil War Regimental Histories, various infantry, cavalry, artillery, and militia units as well as two volumes of MASSACHUSETTS IN THE ARMY AND NAVY/ 1861-65. More ...

"I Want You for The Navy" Poster

"I Want You for The Navy" Poster

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1140
Unsold
 

"I Want You for The Navy" Poster, designed by Howard Chandler Christy, 1917, 1931 reprint, printed along lower edge "NRB -13947-5-25-31-15M," (edges wrinkled, creases, small tears), 40 1/2 x 28 More ...

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Seventeen Typed Letters Signed, 1916-1919.

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Seventeen Typed Letters Signed, 1916-1919.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Seventeen Typed Letters Signed, 1916-1919. A series of letters addressed to Ernest Lester Jones (1876-1929), hydrographic and geodetic engineer and More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Eleanor (1884-1962), and Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed Letters and Approximately Thirty Others, 1

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Eleanor (1884-1962), and Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed Letters and Approximately Thirty Others, 1

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$461$375

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Eleanor (1884-1962), and Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed Letters and Approximately Thirty Others, 1915-1955. Including: typed letter signed from Teddy Roosevelt, More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea  , Illustrated and Signed by Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995).

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea , Illustrated and Signed by Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1109
Sold for:
$431$350

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea, Illustrated and Signed by Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995). New York: Limited Editions Club, 1990. Limited edition, copy number five of 600, More ...

O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Days without End ;  Dynamo ;  and Mourning Becomes Electra  : Three Signed Limited Edition Titles.

O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Days without End ; Dynamo ; and Mourning Becomes Electra : Three Signed Limited Edition Titles.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$185$150

O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Days without End; Dynamo; and Mourning Becomes Electra: Three Signed Limited Edition Titles. Days without End, New York: Random House, 1934, copy number 169 of 325 More ...

City of Washington from beyond the Navy Yard

City of Washington from beyond the Navy Yard

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

City of Washington from beyond the Navy Yard, after George Cooke, engraved by W.I. Bennett, New York, c. 1834, hand-colored aquatint showing the city across the river with the capitol in the More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Constitution & Guerriere

American School, Early 19th Century Constitution & Guerriere

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

American School, Early 19th Century Constitution & Guerriere Unsigned, titled above the image. Watercolor on paper, 7 x 11 1/2 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Stains, closed tears at More ...

Complete Set of Mercury Dimes

Complete Set of Mercury Dimes

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2058
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Complete Set of Mercury Dimes, 1916-D, G details, cleaned, two 1921, G details, cleaned, 1921-D, AG details, cleaned, and twelve UNC from the 1940s with attractive toning, sold with an additional More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) The Works  , Memorial Edition.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) The Works , Memorial Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$338$275

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) The Works, Memorial Edition. New York: Scribner's, 1923-1926. Large octavo limited edition set, copy number 491 of 1,050 sets, signed by Edith Kermit Roosevelt, bound More ...

Carved Navy Pocketknife

Carved Navy Pocketknife

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$492$400

Carved Navy Pocketknife, carved on one side "Deluded People Give In!/Not Dana. 1863," with a warship with an American flag, lg. 4 1/8 in. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. More ...

Carved Navy Pocketknife

Carved Navy Pocketknife

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$523$425

Carved Navy Pocketknife, carved on one side "DEATH TO REBELS/AND THER SONS/BATTLE OF RAYMOND MAY 12 1863," with an eagle, lg. 4 3/8 in. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. More ...

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003)      The Champion of Freedom

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$338$275

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom. Signed, inscribed and dated "Fex de Weldon/sculptor 1987" in the bronze base, stamped "© 87 FM" beside the soldier's More ...

Wood Carving of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt "The Man for the Hour,"

Wood Carving of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt "The Man for the Hour,"

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1616
Unsold
 

Wood Carving of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt "The Man for the Hour," America, c. 1942, showing the President seated behind his desk as he appears in a 1942 Life magazine cover photo, a More ...

Georges Bank, Charles Wilkes (1798-1877) Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank

Georges Bank, Charles Wilkes (1798-1877) Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1344
Sold for:
$86$70

Georges Bank, Charles Wilkes (1798-1877) Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank. New York: Stiles, Sherman & Smith, 1837. Large folding map printed on sixteen separate squares of paper, mounted together on More ...

Two Full Sets of Silver Roosevelt Dimes

Two Full Sets of Silver Roosevelt Dimes

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$221$180

Two Full Sets of Silver Roosevelt Dimes, a BU set in a Capital Plastics case and a circulated set in a Whitman album. More ...

Approximately 2715 Circulated Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes.     Estimate $2,500-3,500

Approximately 2715 Circulated Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes. Estimate $2,500-3,500

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1035
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Approximately 2715 Circulated Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes. More ...

Approximately 228 Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes.     Estimate $200-300

Approximately 228 Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$246$200

Approximately 228 Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes. More ...

Approximately 788 Silver Roosevelt Dimes.     Estimate $600-800

Approximately 788 Silver Roosevelt Dimes. Estimate $600-800

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1036A
Sold for:
$800$650

Approximately 788 Silver Roosevelt Dimes. More ...

178 Silver Washington Quarters and Seventeen Roosevelt Dimes.     Estimate $200-300

178 Silver Washington Quarters and Seventeen Roosevelt Dimes. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$461$375

178 Silver Washington Quarters and Seventeen Roosevelt Dimes. More ...

Sixteen Patriotic and Presidential Tokens

Sixteen Patriotic and Presidential Tokens

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$135$110

Sixteen Patriotic and Presidential Tokens, including an AU/UNC "Indian Princess/Our Navy," 51/333, R.6, with red in the devices, and a "Lincoln and Union," 128/290. More ...

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, DC, 16 February 1937.

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, DC, 16 February 1937.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1062
Sold for:
$400$325

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, DC, 16 February 1937. Bifolium pale green White House letter paper with conjugate attached, typed over one page. To James D. More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Autograph Note Signed 30 October 1917.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Autograph Note Signed 30 October 1917.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$461$375

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Autograph Note Signed 30 October 1917. Short note on Sagamore Hill card, inscribed on one side to New York Mayor John Purroy Mitchel (1879-1918) asking for box seats More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photograph Signed, 1916.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photograph Signed, 1916.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1064
Sold for:
$984$800

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photograph Signed, 1916. Large format photograph of the Roosevelt Luncheon held at Lordvale, the home of inventor Harry Worcester Smith (1865-1945), taken outside his More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Photograph.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Photograph.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Photograph. Black-and-white image of Roosevelt in semi-profile, with a rose in his buttonhole, a copyrighted Olinedinst image, signed and dated in the blank More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed White House Card with Photograph.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed White House Card with Photograph.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$523$425

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed White House Card with Photograph. Contemporary black-and-white portrait by Pach Brothers, matted and framed with a White House card signed in brown ink, 17 x More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) An Autobiography  , Signed Presentation Copy.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) An Autobiography , Signed Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1255
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) An Autobiography, Signed Presentation Copy. New York: Macmillan, 1913. Octavo, signed and inscribed by Roosevelt on ffep to Lawrence F. Abbott, 16 August 1917, "with More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Four Titles Related to the President, Signed by their Authors or Publishers.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Four Titles Related to the President, Signed by their Authors or Publishers.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1256
Sold for:
$172$140

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Four Titles Related to the President, Signed by their Authors or Publishers. Including: Lawrence F. Abbott's Impressions of Theodore Roosevelt, Garden City/New York: More ...

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$400$325

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers, c. 1863, secretarial letters written for Admiral David Farragut aboard the Hartford promoting Alden Spear, two letters of promotion signed by Secretary More ...